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Volunteer Measurement

GVMP_Logo_newTHE VOLUNTEER MEASUREMENT PROJECT began by working with the International Labour Organization to develop the ILO Manual on the Measurement of Volunteer Work and is now working with partners around the world to encourage its implementation.

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About Volunteer Measurement

THE JOHNS HOPKINS VOLUNTEER MEASUREMENT PROJECT seeks to boost our understanding of the true size and scope of volunteer activity around the world by improving the measurement of volunteer work in the official economic statistics that can be used to shape policy throughout the world. Collecting such accurate, comparable data will allow policy …

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Project Team

PROJECT TEAM. The Center worked with the ILO Department of Statistics and an International Technical Experts Group to develop the ILO Manual on the Measurement of Volunteer Work. Now that it has been published, the Center has partnered with volunteer promotion agencies to form …

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Project Resources

PROJECT RESOURCES. On this page, you can download the ILO Manual and learn more about its development history. We have also compiled a list of links to national volunteer reports using methodologies that are compatible with the Manual.     Download the Manual. The Manual was officially published in August 2011 …

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European Initiative (EVMP)

EUROPEAN VOLUNTEER MEASUREMENT PROJECT (EVMP). Launched during the¬†European Year of Volunteering 2011, the¬†European Volunteer Measurement Project (EVMP) is a collaboration between the Center, the European Volunteer Centre (CEV), and View page »

Global Initiative (GVMP)

GLOBAL VOLUNTEER MEASUREMENT PROJECT (GVMP). Launched during the 10th anniversary of the 2001 UN Year of the Volunteer, (IYV+10) the Global Volunteer Measurement Project (GVMP) is a collaboration between the Center, the International Association for Volunteer Effort (IAVE), and the View page »

Volunteer Measurement Publications

VOLUNTEER MEASUREMENT PROJECT PUBLICATIONS. On this page you can download the complete ILO Manual, documents pertaining to the history of its development, and publications arising from and relevant to the Volunteer Measurement Project.

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